Road Safety

Chico, California to Elevate City Safety Measures by Using Urban SDK

The city of Chico will use Urban SDK to help focus on several key safety initiatives in the community.

The city of Chico will use Urban SDK to help focus on several key safety initiatives in the community.

Urban SDK Partners With Chico

Urban SDK, North America's leading provider of traffic management software, is proud to announce its partnership with the dynamic city of Chico, California. This collaboration marks a significant step forward in Chico's commitment to enhancing safety measures and improving overall quality of life for its residents.

Focused Safety Initiatives

The partnership will focus on several key safety initiatives aimed at addressing pressing concerns and proactively identifying potential risks:

  • Safety and Hotspot Identification: Urban SDK's Traffic Speed and Road Volume data will be leveraged to identify safety hotspots across the city, allowing officials to take proactive measures to mitigate risks and enhance safety
  • Police Department Support: By having an accurate map of the community's high injury network, Chico Police Department will be able to proactively address speeding and safety issues on roadways, while also enacting community safety measures
  • Bicycle Safety: Officials will leverage Urban SDK's roadway data improve bicycle safety and promote active transportation options, contributing to a healthier and safer environment for cyclists and pedestrians
  • Traffic Safety: Urban SDK enables officials to quickly address community concerns regarding dangerous roadways and speeding. Chico officials will use the traffic calming software to optimize traffic flow, ultimately reducing accidents and congestion on Chico's roadways

A Commitment to Safer Streets

"Urban SDK is thrilled to partner with the city of Chico in its efforts to enhance safety and improve the overall well-being of its residents," said Urban SDK's Ross Loehr. "Through our collaborative efforts, we aim to create safer streets, promote sustainable transportation options, and make Chico a safer and more enjoyable place to live, work, and play."

Chico becomes the latest California organization to leverage Urban SDK's traffic management software to create safer streets and more intuitive traffic calming, joining the likes of Santa Cruz, Bakersfield, El Cajon, and Tulare County.

For more information about Urban SDK's partnership with Chico, California and its efforts to prioritize road safety, please visit

About Urban SDK

Urban SDK provides state and local governments with a transportation system of record to monitor roadways and act more efficiently. Their software delivers speed and safety data on all local roadways, helping officials quickly respond to public concerns, diagnose and prioritize at-risk roadways, measure the effectiveness of traffic calming initiatives, and then share their findings with citizens and councilmembers.

For media inquiries, please contact:

Jonathan Bass
Director of Marketing
Urban SDK